Shop To Kill Or Cure: The Thirteenth Chronicle Of Matthew Bartholomew Paperback online in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and all UAE
imageGalleryImg

To Kill Or Cure: The Thirteenth Chronicle Of Matthew Bartholomew Paperback

Sorry! This product is not available.

  • Trusted ShippingFree shipping
  • Secure ShoppingYour data is always protected

Specifications

AuthorSusanna Gregory
LanguageEnglish
PublisherLittle, Brown Book Group
Publication Date05 Jun 2018
Book DescriptionIn the year 1357, Cambridge University is in dire financial straits: the town's landlords are demanding an extortionate rent rise for the students' hostels and the plague years have left the colleges with scant resources. Tension between town and gown is at boiling point and soon explodes into violence and death. Into this maelstrom comes a charismatic physician whose healing methods owe more to magic than medicine - but his success threatens Matthew Bartholomew's professional reputation, and his life ...
Editorial ReviewA richly imagined world of colourful medieval society and irresistible monkish sleuthing - Good Book Guide Susanna Gregory writes with fluency and energy, avoids archaic vocabulary, despite her 14th-century setting and, having had a career as an academic, bases the stories in this enjoyable series on careful research - Literary Review A first-rate treat for mystery lovers - Historical Novels Review Susanna Gregory has an extraordinary ability to conjure up a strong sense of time and place - Choice
About the AuthorSusanna Gregory was a police officer in Leeds before taking up an academic career. She has served as an environmental consultant, worked seventeen field seasons in the polar regions, and has taught comparative anatomy and biological anthropology. She is the creator of the Matthew Bartholomew series of mysteries set in medieval Cambridge and the Thomas Chaloner adventures in Restoration London, and now lives in Wales with her husband, who is also a writer.
Number of Pages448